dead cert

dead cert
• something that is definite. eg "It's a dead cert he'll be there tonight".

Londonisms dictionary. 2014.

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  • Dead Cert (1974 film) — Dead Cert Directed by Tony Richardson Produced by Neil Hartley …   Wikipedia


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